Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #globaldev

Pushed a quick facelift live for our old globaldev team site to match the new company @venntro branding: http://dev.venntro.com/

Commentary from today’s thoroughly enjoyable Hack Day by @thesambarnes (with gems from his enviable gif folder) http://globaldev.co.uk/2015/07/hack-day-live/

Liked Tim Blair Tim Blair’s post on Twitter
Hack day at @globaldev successfully wrapped up. 18 separate mini-projects demoed after just 7 hours of work. I love organising these things.
Reposted Global Personals Dev (@globaldev) Global Personals Dev (@globaldev)’s post on Twitter
.@ioptics: "Not to alarm anyone, but I've just opened Photoshop." @barryf: "And I've opened a terminal window."

Hack Day has begun…

Reposted Global Personals Dev (@globaldev) Global Personals Dev (@globaldev)’s post on Twitter
Photo: the team watching pitches for next week’s hack day (not in photo: @bayornet presenting remotely from NZ)

Spent the afternoon watching (and presenting) pitches for Thursday’s @globaldev hack day. Cracking selection of ideas and itches to scratch.

Here’s a video of the Tech Talk I presented last month to my globaldev team on the #indieweb and why I believe it’s important that you #ownyourdata

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My write-up of this year’s UX London conference is now live on our globaldev team blog.

Also replicated as an article on this site.

We’ve been trying out Slack in the globaldev office. It’s the best alternative to Campfire I’ve seen and is free for now (with an invite), but the standard post-beta pricing ($8/user/month) looks steep for our team of ~50 compared to our unlimited $99/month with Campfire.

Our team at @globaldev are producing some superb in-depth articles right now.

Whatever your level of Ruby you’ll learn something from @matsadler ‘s Ruby Tips which follows his epic Ruby 2.0.0 in Detail from earlier in the year.

Meanwhile @james_allardice delves into the many changes in ECMAScript 6 (aka JavaScript). The days of rollover JS are long gone.

Hacker Jobs Meets... Barry Frost - CTO of Globaldev

Interview questions from Steve

Roundabout Round-up

My notes from our day at Silicon Roundabout in London, recruiting for developers.

Join us at Silicon Milkroundabout

Little post by me on my team’s blog promoting our attendance at the London tech startup recruitment fair this Sunday.